John Peel

Benefits abound for those who serve country

Nobody really knows what the future holds; it’s a brand-new year, so start it right by paying a visit to your local Veterans Service Office to find out what VA benefits you may qualify for. Below is a brief description of some of the Veterans benefits available:

Disability benefits: Compensation benefits if you are at least 10...

Richard Schleeter is the veterans service officer for the La Plata County Veterans Service Office. He can be reached at 759-0117 or

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